Our client, an International Leader in the Business Development Industry with a robust footprint into Africa is seeking to URGENTLY appoint a dynamic Chief Operations Officer to drive the building and maintaining of an eco-system for their organisation based in Johannesburg, South Africa. MAIN PURPOSE FOR THE ROLE : To report directly into the CEO, and be part of a business that has seen exceptional growth since its inception. KEY COMPETENCY REQUIREMENTS : At minimum a Bachelors degree in either engineering, business administration or equivalent. A Masters degree in the relevant field would be highly advantageous Experience within a medium to large company within a technical or operational role as part of the senior management or exco team. Experience in working within Africa and managing various regions. KEY ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES : Value creation across all regions in Africa where the business has a presence and ensuring each territory follows the correct operational directions. Operational excellence across all the regions Build talent capabilities across the regions for the best talent within the group ensuring the business have subject matter experts driving performance and culture, promoting culture, and setting the right tone for succession plans. Engage, modify, and set the right business model within the high uncertainty if the business dynamics in Africa for a sustainable business model. Conduct planning for new set-up capacity or expansion of existing properties by driving efficiency, scalability, quality, and consistency if the service operations. SUMMARY OF KEY ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES : Drive business excellence though sound business Planning. Develop corporate policies that encompass regional operations and business operations. Human Capital management. Corporate governance and compliance. Apply Now! WILLINGNESS TO RELOCATE TO JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA IS ESSENTIAL. SHOULD THIS OPPORTUNITY NOT BE ALIGNED TO YOUR CAREER ASPIRATIONS, KINDLY FORWARD IT TO A FRIEND.